Cedars of West Chop, Martha's Vineyard, Mass., 1891

Description

This landscape shows two gnarled cedar trees near a cliff. Two women sit under parasols on a bench, while a third sits alone closer to the cliff edge. The trees are situated in low brush and grasses. Someone one has created a bench between two trunks of one of the cedars.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cedar (wood)
trees
parasols
leisure
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

1917-04-10

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.1740.0150.004

Image Dimensions

7 x 9.25 (HxW)(inches)

Places

West Tisbury (Martha's Vineyard, Dukes county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Accruals Note

W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 123.

Description Level

Item